Friday’s Dump & Chase: Raw Power

Everything seems to be falling into place, Hartnell gives an interview, Bonino cooks a meal on the television, and Roman Josi should win the Norris.

Nashville Predators News

NHL Announces Opening Date for Formal Training Camps | On the Forecheck
Nick has all in the information on the opening date of Phase III. He also has a list of all the information we still don't know about this phase.

Preds, FOX Sports Announce Next Round of Golden Classics
It looks like the next set of games to be replayed will be getting a little more old school. Fans that are new as of the Stanley Cup Final run will have a great opportunity to see some of the older classics that we keep referencing in our articles.

Scott Hartnell on Broadcasting, Fatherhood, Roman Josi and Preds Hockey
I'll always take Scott Hartnell content. He also has some very nice things to say about Roman Josi.

I, a Nick Bonino fan, am happy that Nick Bonino did this. However, everyone knows Yannick Weber is enough of a boss in the kitchen that he could handle his own cooking show.

Around Hockey

Canadian teams expect easing of quarantine policy as they vie for NHL hubs |
If the Canadian government is willing to make some accommodations in regards to the quarantine policy, it would give the Canadian cities a fighting chance to be a hub. Half of the hockey playoffs in Canada would be a pretty big deal considering how much playoff hockey has been happening there recently.

31 Thoughts: Hockey, NHL pushing forward on multiple fronts |
If you read this for nothing other than the interview with Xavier Gutierrez, then you're getting your money's worth. However, also discussed is who Nashville would like to bring to their roster for the playoffs.

Oilers prospect Marody pays tribute to fallen teammate Colby Cave and his wife in song | TheHockeyNews
Cooper Marody is probably not a name you've heard of in hockey or in music, but he has a foot in each world. Give his song a download to benefit Colby Cave when it's released today.

On a less serious note, Cooper Marody is living the Matt Duchene dream. If Nashville didn't already have a ton of depth at center...

Cooper Marody Stats and Player Profile | | The American Hockey League
I went down the Cooper Marody rabbit hole. He had an outstanding rookie season in the AHL...what happened this season?

Silence Is Violence | By Mark Fraser
'The majority have to speak up and stand up for us." - Mark Fraser has written a very powerful piece.